If you dream of taking a waif in and caring for it you will see a great increase in your business affairs. But just to see a waif and do nothing humanitarian to help it will denote a sudden loss in business or love.

To see many waifs huddled together show that your sorrows will increase tenfold.

(See Orphan)

1. Feeling alone.

2. If one dreams he/she adopts a waif, then someone close to him/her is in need of help.

Dreams of a waif signify that you are identifying with the aspect of you that is vulnerable, flimsy, helpless, childlike, and insecure. Perhaps you have given your power away and this dream is helping you to realize that you need it back. See Victim.

To dream of a waif, denotes personal difficulties, and especial ill-luck in business.

Waif | Dream Meanings

Keywords of this dream: Waif

Ariadne's Book of Dream

Cinderella, the main character in the fairy tale of a waif turned princess, symbolizes the common psychological pattern of a woman who is waiting for her prince to come. She may not be able to see her value outside of a relationship, since the fantasy posits that attracting a man validates a woman’s worth.

The Cinderella story may also comment on a rivalry with other women.... Ariadne's Book of Dream

Islamic Dream Interpretation

(Foundling; Waif) Picking-up an abandoned infant in a dream means picking-up one’s enemy, in conjunction to the story ofMoses and Pharaoh. Picking up an abandoned child in a dream also could mean returning things to the way they should be, or dispelling distress and sorrow. Ifone sees himself planting an apple tree in a dream, it means adopting an orphan, or caring for one.

To find oneself as an orphan in a dream means depression which is caused by injustice.

To be an orphan in a dream also means feeling depressed because of one’s love for a woman, loss of property or money.... Islamic Dream Interpretation